What is IBM SoftLayer Direct Link?
XO is proud to offer its customers direct and dedicated access to IBM's cloud, otherwise known as SoftLayer. Get the performance, visibility and security you need to power your access to IBM Cloud services at all IBM SoftLayer Direct Link locations in North America with XO's high-speed connectivity options.
Why IBM SoftLayer Direct Link?
High-speed dedicated network options
Avoid potential issues of connecting to SoftLayer through the public Internet
1 Gbps or 10 Gbps connections
Increase control over performance and cybersecurity risks by controlling your network connection to SoftLayer
Improve network performance and security for cloud-based applications
Save money and support your business continuity and disaster recovery requirements
Gain access to XO Bandwidth-on-Demand when you select 1 Gbps or 10 Gbps speeds
The Right Network for You
Whatever your location, the XO high-capacity network enables you to set up a dedicated connection to any of the IBM SoftLayer regions throughout the US and Canada.